Assignment: Doctoral Study Business Problem
The topic “Employee Retention” Strategies small businesses use to retain employees. (Qualitative study)
A Doctoral Study Problem Statement is one of the most important components of your Doctoral Study. It provides the reader with an understanding of the purpose for and importance of the research by identifying the specific business problem you intend to address. For this Assignment, you will submit a draft of your Doctoral Study Problem Statement that demonstrates a comprehensive problem to be studied.
To prepare for this Assignment, review the “Formulating a Doctoral Problem Statement” presentation provided in the week’s Required Readings. Be sure to utilize the Walden Library and Online Writing Center for guidance in identifying scholarly resources and related examples.
By Day 3
Submit a 150-word Doctoral Study Problem Statement that includes the following:
- Hook (with APA citation)
- Anchor (with APA citation)
- General Business Problem
- Specific Business Problem
Discussion: Applying Business Strategy to Your Doctoral Study
The process of creating a Doctoral Study Problem Statement enables you, as an independent scholar, to develop a concise but comprehensive understanding of the business problem being examined. In addition, by sharing your experience with colleagues, you can gain further insight into the process of becoming a successful doctoral independent scholar and strategic planner. For this Discussion, you will apply the tools and information from this course to support the development of your Doctoral Study Problem Statement.
To prepare for this Discussion, consider the research you have already done for your Doctoral Study Problem Statement, which you submitted for this week’s Assignment, and think about how your perspective as an independent scholar has evolved during this course.
By Day 5
Post an application of strategic planning concepts to professional and academic contexts. Your application should include answers to the following:
- What concepts did you find that changed the way you developed your Hook statement?
- What connections did you discover that helped to ground your Anchor statement?
- How did your General Business Problem incorporate any key learning outcomes for the course?
- How will this course content help you refine your Specific Business Problem?
Be sure to support your work with a minimum of two specific citations from this week’s Learning Resources and at least one additional scholarly source. https://youtu.be/IYWzCYyrgpo